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Photo ID: 506053

MTA's New York City Transit's brand new $1.4 billion Fulton Center shows off it's awe-inspiring view. This is the center piece of the building, a skylight known as the oculus. This will bring welc... (more)

Railroad: New York City Transit
Locomotive: Unknown
Location: New York, New York, USA
Locomotive #: Unknown
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: November 10, 2014


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By: Dennis A. Livesey

Added: Nov 10, 2014

Views: 5,055
Comments: 7

Favorited: 20

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Photo ID: 505405

A lone SD40-2 is seemingly swallowed by freight cars in BNSF's primary Twin Ports yard.

Railroad: Burlington Northern Santa Fe
Locomotive: EMD SD40-2
Location: Superior, Wisconsin, USA
Locomotive #: BNSF 1986
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: September, 2014


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By: Dave Schauer

Added: Nov 06, 2014

Views: 6,528
Comments: 1

Favorited: 16
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Photo ID: 505289

A side-by-side comparison of CN FPA-4 #6789 (MLW 1959, 54' long) and NKP PA-1 #190 (Alco 1948, 65' long).

Railroad: Nickel Plate Road
Locomotive: Alco PA-1
Location: Spencer, North Carolina, USA
Locomotive #: NKP 190
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: June 01, 2014


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By: Mark Pappalardo

Added: Nov 06, 2014

Views: 3,599
Comments: 1

Favorited: 16
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Photo ID: 505069

As the early morning sunlight of an early summer day begins to shine into the winding Palouse River Canyon, a northbound empty grain train emerges from Tunnel 14 and passes along one of many narro... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: EMD SD9043MAC
Location: Palouse Falls, Washington, USA
Locomotive #: 8277
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: June 25, 2011


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By: Sean Kelly

Added: Nov 04, 2014

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Views: 17,132
Comments: 7

Favorited: 88
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Photo ID: 504678

InterRegio 2159 from Basel to Locarno just reached the lowest level of the "staircase" in the Biaschina, after passing through two spiral tunnels in a grade of 2.6 %, crossing now the Ticino bridg... (more)

Railroad: SBB
Locomotive: Re 4/4 II
Location: Lavorgo, Switzerland
Locomotive #: 11191
Train ID: IR 2159
Photo Date: October 31, 2014


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By: Georg Trüb

Added: Nov 01, 2014

Views: 2,545
Comments: 4

Favorited: 14

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Photo ID: 503215

The Paradise local rolls west towards Thompson Falls. At Thompson Falls the local will switch the lumber mill and exchange empties for loads. It is amazing the Geep 9s survive in the shadow of th... (more)

Railroad: Montana Rail Link
Locomotive: EMD GP9
Location: Eddy , Montana, USA
Locomotive #: MRL109
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: January, 2013


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By: Jason Cary

Added: Oct 22, 2014

Views: 2,798
Comments: 0

Favorited: 14
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Photo ID: 502580

Union Pacific's Salt Lake City to Denver manifest climbs the 2% grade at the new Tie Fork Rest Stop along Highway 6 in Spanish Fork Canyon. Today's MRONY-17 is powered by UP AC4400CW No. 6328 (ex-... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: GE AC4400CW
Location: Gilluly, Utah, USA
Locomotive #: UP 6328
Train ID: MRONY-17
Photo Date: October 17, 2014


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By: James Belmont

Added: Oct 18, 2014

Views: 2,673
Comments: 0

Favorited: 10

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Photo ID: 502161

Railroad: Guayaquil & Quito
Locomotive: GEC Alstom Bo-Bo-Bo
Location: Alausi, Ecuador
Locomotive #: Unknown
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: August 14, 2014


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By: Stephen Flynt

Added: Oct 14, 2014

Views: 2,686
Comments: 1

Favorited: 4
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Photo ID: 502060

The track and concrete footprint are all that remain of the RJ Corman locomotive shop in Guthrie, KY after being destroyed by fire on 10/5/2014. The 3 locomotives are still in the same spot they w... (more)

Railroad: R.J. Corman Railroads
Locomotive: GP16
Location: Guthrie, Kentucky, USA
Locomotive #: RJC 1605
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: October, 2014


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By: Doyle Massey

Added: Oct 14, 2014

Views: 8,162
Comments: 1

Favorited: 17
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Photo ID: 501834

The track and concrete footprint are all that remain of the RJ Corman locomotive shop in Guthrie, KY after being destroyed by fire on 10/5/2014. The 3 locomotives are still in the same spot they ... (more)

Railroad: R.J. Corman Railroads
Locomotive: EMD GP16
Location: Guthrie, Kentucky, USA
Locomotive #: RJC 1605
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: October, 2014


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By: Doyle Massey

Added: Oct 12, 2014

Views: 17,575
Comments: 7

Favorited: 44

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Photo ID: 500734

A pair of BLE Tunnel units and a CN SD40-2W lead this loaded taconite train into the north end of Proctor Yard past the scale

Railroad: Bessemer & Lake Erie Railroad
Locomotive: EMD SD40T-3
Location: Proctor, Minnesota, USA
Locomotive #: BLE 906
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: September 30, 2014


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By: Adam Wells

Added: Oct 04, 2014

Views: 10,372
Comments: 3

Favorited: 32
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Photo ID: 500313

AMTX 115 shoves a cut of flat cars back into the ArceorMittal Plant from the NS/IHB yard in East Chicago, IN.

Railroad: ArcelorMittal
Locomotive: EMD SW1500
Location: East Chicago, Indiana, USA
Locomotive #: AMTX 115
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: March 08, 2013


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By: Mike Stupar

Added: Oct 01, 2014

Views: 6,432
Comments: 1

Favorited: 22
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Photo ID: 500062

With peak foliage bursting in the sunlight, I took to the overnight on Friday to capture the St. Lawrence & Atlantic Railway's eastbound train 394 rolling through the very picturesque northern Ver... (more)

Railroad: Saint Lawrence & Atlantic
Locomotive: RoadMATE
Location: Island Pond, Vermont, USA
Locomotive #: SLR 806/3806
Train ID: SLR 394
Photo Date: September 27, 2014


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By: Kevin Burkholder

Added: Sep 29, 2014

Screener's Choice
People's Choice 2

Views: 12,392
Comments: 5

Favorited: 59
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Photo ID: 498380

Westbound NS freight 17M with a colorful mix of power rolls across the large double track bridge at Coopers enroute to Williamson, WV and points west.

Railroad: Norfolk Southern
Locomotive: GE C40-9W (Dash 9-40CW)
Location: Coopers, West Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: NS 8923
Train ID: NS 17M
Photo Date: June, 2014


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By: Chris Starnes

Added: Sep 17, 2014

Views: 7,832
Comments: 4

Favorited: 50
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Photo ID: 497970

Large sparks fly as steel wheels short through one of the busiest junctions in the world. Tower 18 on the Chicago L may not still hold that title but the action here is still nonstop. This junctio... (more)

Railroad: Chicago Transit Authority
Locomotive: n/a
Location: Chicago, Illinois, USA
Locomotive #: Unknown
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: May 16, 2014


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By: Travis Dewitz

Added: Sep 15, 2014

Views: 5,610
Comments: 1

Favorited: 22

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